Strong Women Science

Tuesday 22 - Thursday 24 October

Ipswich Museum & Christchurch Mansion

Various times

October Half Term at Ipswich Museums 

There’s lots on at Ipswich Museums this half term! We have two exhibitions on display – Ed Sheeran: Made in Suffolk and Marvellous Machines. Plus we’ve got some awesome events! 


Spin Painting 

Tuesday 22 October at Christchurch Mansion 

Join our friendly artist and make your very own spin painting – like Ed Sheeran’s for the album cover for ‘Divide’, which is on view in the Made in Suffolk exhibition. Come in old clothes and be prepared to get very messy!

Book online here 


Strong Women Science 

Wednesday 23 – Thursday 24 October at Ipswich Museum 

Roll up, roll up, for the most spectacular science show in town! Aoife the engineer and Maria the environmental scientist bring you a fun-packed circus performance which reveals the scientific secrets behind their astounding tricks. Performances are followed by a workshop. 

Book for the show here

Book here for the workshops 


Album Covers 

Thursday 24 October at Christchurch Mansion

Can you design an album cover as good as Ed Sheeran’s? Have a look at his covers in our Made in Suffolk exhibition and then try designing your own.

Free drop-in from 10.15am-3pm 

Christchurch Mansion

Ipswich Museum